California Wine Clubs

 


Visitors: 241

California wine clubs are perfect for both wine connoisseurs and novices. Membership to these clubs entitles you to a selection of dinner wines that fall under six specific classes.

First is the Apertif, more popularly known as appetizer wines. These include dry sherry and other flavored wines that should be consumed prior to taking a meal. Second are the red dinner wines that are normally dry and go well with main-course dishes such as spaghetti, red meat and other food with many seasonings. These wines should be served cold to bring out their taste. Some of the more famous red dinner wines are the claret, burgundy, cabernet and chianti. Pink dinner wines or rose wines are a special type of red wine that goes well with any type of dish but are best with cold meats, curries and pork.

White dinner wines are usually either sweet or very dry. These wines should be taken chilled and are best with white meats and seafood. Examples of this type are Rhine wines, Chablis and wines made from various grape varieties such as Chardonnay and White Riesling. Sparkling wines are normally served with any course and meal. They are a popular choice during weddings, formal dinners and banquets. The most popular types of this wine variety are champagne and sparkling Burgundy.

Table wines are not bubbly, although some have slight carbonation. They have an alcohol content of more than fourteen percent alcohol. Desert wines range from medium-sweet to sweet and are sometimes served with desserts. Among these are the port wine, sweet sherry, muscatel, Tokay and Botritis. Lastly, cooking wines typically contain a significant amount of salt. They are not palatable and, as the name suggest, are intended for cooking purposes only.

If you become a member of any of the California wine clubs, you will receive a regular ration of all these wine essentials. You will receive only high-quality wines, because California wine clubs have resident experts who choose for you.

Wine Clubs provides detailed information on Wine Clubs, Wine Of The Month Clubs, California Wine Clubs, Wine Making Clubs and more. Wine Clubs is affiliated with Wine Tasting Tours .

(370)

Article Source:


 
Rate this Article: 
 
California Wine Tours
Rated 4 / 5
based on 5 votes
ArticleSlash

Related Articles:

Wine Clubs and the Wine Industry - Adjusting the Stereotypes of Wine ..

by: Kent Campbell (December 08, 2008) 
(Food and Drink/Wine Spirits)

How Winemakers Manage the Tannins in Wine For Consumers and Wine Clubs

by: Kent Campbell (January 13, 2009) 
(Food and Drink/Wine Spirits)

California Wine - Little Known Facts You Probably Didn't Know About California ..

by: Jennifer Waite (December 21, 2007) 
(Food and Drink/Wine Spirits)

Wine Clubs - A Convenient Way to Know Wine

by: Jason Connors (March 28, 2006) 
(Food and Drink/Wine Spirits)

Wine Of The Month Clubs

by: Peter Emerson (August 18, 2006) 
(Food and Drink/Wine Spirits)

Cheers! A Toast To Wine Clubs

by: Rory H. Hawkins (April 08, 2006) 
(Food and Drink/Wine Spirits)

Wine Clubs: No Beers Allowed

by: Jennifer Jordan (July 07, 2006) 
(Food and Drink/Wine Spirits)

Trying New Wines Is Easy and Fun With Wine Of The Month Clubs

by: Melissa Kelly (August 30, 2007) 
(Food and Drink/Wine Spirits)

Sicilia - Coveted Jewel of the Mediterranean and Wine Clubs Alike

by: Kent Campbell (September 23, 2008) 
(Food and Drink/Wine Spirits)

California Wine Tours

by: Thomas Morva (July 20, 2006) 
(Travel and Leisure)